PE firm KKR targets Tusmobil deal

20 Dec 2013

Following its October acquisition of eastern European cable TV and broadband provider SBB/Telemach, private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co is said to be considering another deal in Slovenia, this time for mobile operator Tusmobil. According to TMT Finance, the cellco – owned by local businessman Mirko Tus – is valued at EUR150 million (USD205.1 million), and has also piqued the interest of Deutsche Telekom and Tele2 of Sweden.

Slovenia, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR), Telemach Mobil (formerly Tusmobil)